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TAKE ON NEW ADVENTURES THIS SEASON AT OUR FAMILY-FRIENDLY RESORT IN NASHVILLE

From floating down the lazy river at SoundWaves water park to our hotel's seasonal entertainment, there's no shortage of things to do and experience at Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center in Nashville.
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Find family fun year-round! Explore nine acres of indoor garden atriums, epic scavenger hunts, seasonal boat rides, thrilling water attractions, and more.
Pirates and Princesses Academy
Pirates and Princesses Academy
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Pirates and Princesses Academy

icon May 14 - September 5, 2022
icon Ticketed
Step into a fantasy world and experience the story of the Princess in this live interactive show featuring the Sword Mistress and Princess Magnolia. Take an official princess oath and join the royal court or pirate pledge to become an honorary member of the captain's crew.
Scavenger Hunt
The Shiny Stash Scavenger Hunt
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The Shiny Stash Scavenger Hunt

icon May 14 - September 5, 2022
icon Ticketed
Join the hunt and recover the kingdom's most precious treasures hidden by The Princess throughout the resort. This scavenger hunt is perfect for all ages and provides the perfect chance to get out and explore.
Carriage Rides
Haunted Trails Carriage Rides
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Haunted Trails Carriage Rides

icon September 10 – October 30, 2022
icon Ticketed

Experience delightful frights on this approximately 12-minute horse-drawn carriage ride down a haunted trail.

Battle for the Blue Diamond Boat Ride
Battle for the Blue Diamond Boat Ride
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Battle for the Blue Diamond Boat Ride

icon May 14 - September 5, 2022
icon Ticketed
All hand hoy! Be part of the action and enjoy the show as the blimey pirates and sword mistresses invade the Delta River. The bounty may not be your typical treasure, but it will be one filled with magic and fun!
Royal Tots and Tea
Royal Tots Tea & Treats
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Royal Tots Tea & Treats

icon May 14 - September 4, 2022
icon Ticketed
Enjoy a spot of tea and some treats while you meet the extraordinary Princess Magnolia.
Ghoul School: Interactive Show Experience
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Ghoul School: Interactive Show Experience

icon September 10 – October 29, 2022
icon Ticketed

Kids are invited to rhyme a tune, test a mad scientist's latest experiment, play a game of Halloween charades, and more when they join loveable misfits Jake L. Hyde, Shelley Stein, Boris Beats, and Mandy Kin in this live, interactive show. These descendants of iconic Halloween monsters entertain with stories and activities to demonstrate the importance of individuality, diversity, and being yourself.

The Captain's Hidden Treasure Escape Room
The Captain's Hidden Treasure Escape Room
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The Captain's Hidden Treasure Escape Room

icon May 14 - September 5, 2022
icon Ticketed
Wander into this secret hideaway and beat the clock to solve puzzles and escape. Along the way you'll encounter relics from past journeys and the notorious treasure-hunters who scoured the seven seas to retrieve them.
Treasure Trove Art Studio
Treasure Trove Art Studio
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Treasure Trove Art Studio

icon May 14 - September 5
icon $21.99 Plus tax; All Ages
Let your inner artist come to life while creating pirate and princess-inspired arts and crafts.
Three Sheets Speakeasy
Three Sheets Speakeasy
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Three Sheets Speakeasy

icon May 14 - September 5, 2022
icon Complimentary Admission
Yo ho ho! Don't be a scallywag! You won't need your pieces of eight to get through the door, but without the secret word, you'll be marooned outside this one-of-a-kind speakeasy.
Lost Treasure Flatboat Voyage
Lost Treasure Flatboat Voyage
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Lost Treasure Flatboat Voyage

icon May 14 - September 5, 2022
icon Ticketed
Legend has it that long ago, rare and priceless gems were lost in the waters of the Cumberland River, never to be seen again. Climb aboard our flatboat and look for clues to help us find the loot!
Royal Spa Treatments
Royal Kids Spa Treatments
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Royal Kids Spa Treatments

icon May 14 - September 5, 2022
icon Pirate & Princess Pedicure (30 Minute Service) Monday - Thursday: $50.00 Friday - Sunday: $60.00 Princess Up-do (30 Minute Service) Monday - Thursday, $50.00 Friday - Sunday, $60.00
Pamper your pirate or princess with a pedicure service or a princess up-do worthy of a tiara.
Royal Carriages
Royal Carriages
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Royal Carriages

icon May 14 - September 5, 2022
icon Ticketed
Treat yourself like royalty in your very own fairytale carriage ride experience. Princess Magnolia will greet guests and be on hand for photos as you board a private horse-drawn carriage sure to delight the entire family. Carriage rides are approximately 12 minutes in length.
Buccaneer Bash Pool Party
Buccaneer Bash Pool Party
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Buccaneer Bash Pool Party

icon May 14 - September 5, 2022
icon Complimentary
Join Jolly Roger and the pirate crew for music, games, and swashbuckling fun at the Cascades outdoor resort pool.
Hide & Seek Scavenger Hunt featuring Spookley the Square Pumpkin
Hide & Seek Scavenger Hunt featuring Spookley the Square Pumpkin
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Hide & Seek Scavenger Hunt featuring Spookley the Square Pumpkin

icon September 10 - October 31, 2022
icon Ticketed

Everyone's favorite square pumpkin, Spookley, takes center stage in a game of Halloween hide and seek -- inviting super sleuths to solve puzzles that reveal his eight secret hiding spots around the resort. Solve all the puzzles and win a special prize!

Monday - Thursday, pick up and redeem scavenger hunt booklet from the Delta Riverboat Co.

Trick-or-Treat Expedition
Trick-or-Treat Expedition
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Trick-or-Treat Expedition

icon September 10 - October 31, 2022
icon Ticketed
It's all treats and no tricks along the Trick-or-Treat Expedition trail. Youngsters will enjoy spooky decorations as they venture through the resort's gardens for sweet treats to add to their confection collection.
The Haunted Hidden Treasure Escape Room
The Haunted Hidden Treasure Escape Room
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The Haunted Hidden Treasure Escape Room

icon September 10 - October 31, 2022
icon Ticketed
You discover a treasure chest belonging to the villainous pirate Barnabus Blackbeard, but he cursed the loot so only the smartest and luckiest land-lovers can crack the code. Beware of his trickery and solve the puzzles before the time is up and you are left with a chest full of spiders instead of riches.
Fall Delta Riverboat Ride
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Fall Delta Riverboat Ride

icon September 10 - October 31, 2022
icon Ticketed
Travel down a scenic river winding through the resort's beautiful 4.5-acre Delta Atrium. Marvel at the natural beauty as you learn about plants and fish and receive answers to your questions regarding our Nashville resort and its many activities.
Flowers in atrium gardens
Horticulture Trek
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Horticulture Trek

icon Complimentary
Perfect for those with a green thumb, this self-guided tour is a great way to learn about our extraordinary flora while strolling through the resort.
Ghouls Night Out Riverboat Ride
Ghouls Night Out Riverboat Ride
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Ghouls Night Out Riverboat Ride

icon September 10 - October 31, 2022
icon Ticketed
Ride at your own risk or reward. You never know what trick or treat will be around the bend as you travel down the scenic river winding through the 4.5-acre Delta Atrium.
Wicked Brews Spookeasy
Wicked Brews Spookeasy
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Wicked Brews Spookeasy

icon September 10 - October 30, 2022
icon Varies

Creepy cocktails and mysterious mocktails are all treats and no tricks at the Spookeasy, an adults-only (21+) haunted hideaway that conjures up the spirit of a prohibition-era pub. Living, ghostly artwork procured by past owners provides the perfect atmosphere for the seasonal selection of exclusive craft beverages.

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Autumn Aromas Spa Treatments
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Autumn Aromas Spa Treatments

icon By Appointment Only
icon Varies based on treatment selection

Indulge in the Autumn aromas at Relâche Spa.  

  • 50-minute Harvest Indulgence Pedicure 
  • 50-minute Autumn Infused Facial
  • 50-minute Pumpkin Spice Massage
FlowRider indoor attraction at SoundWaves in Nashville, TN
SoundWaves
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SoundWaves

icon Year-round
Experience SoundWaves, the state-of-the-art aquatic attraction featuring four acres of indoor and outdoor play structures, lazy and rapid rivers, waterslides, and on-site dining options. The only guaranteed access is reserving a SoundWaves package with the SoundWaves wristband option.
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Gaylord Springs Golf Links
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Gaylord Springs Golf Links

icon Daily

This Scottish links-style, par-72 layout offers 18 holes bordered by limestone bluffs and wetlands. Junior golfers ages 15 and under can play one free round for each paid adult.

General Jackson Showboat on cumberland river outside downtown Nashville, TN
General Jackson Showboat
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General Jackson Showboat

icon Ticketed
Enjoy a delightful Southern meal, a world-class live musical show and the best views of the Nashville skyline aboard our 300-foot paddlewheel riverboat - one of the largest in the country.
Wildhorse Saloon Stage
Wildhorse Saloon
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Wildhorse Saloon

icon Complimentary
A true-to-our roots restaurant and bar, Wildhorse Saloon has downtown's largest dance floor, line dancing, and an unparalleled stage for live entertainment.
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Spooky Animal Encounters
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Spooky Animal Encounters

icon September 5 - October 31, 2022
icon Complimentary

Enjoy up-close encounters during a special educational opportunity to interact with and learn about a variety of incredible creatures and their unique personalities.

Wildlife Rescue
Wildlife Rescue - Augmented Reality presented by bubly
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Wildlife Rescue - Augmented Reality presented by bubly

icon Complimentary
The resort is transformed into an exciting safari for families to discover and learn about endangered animals. This virtual experience guides guests to track down endangered species and helps ensure they are monitored for their protection. The adventure highlights indigenous animals and brings them to life before your eyes with the magic of augmented reality!
family by waterfalls and gardens inside Gaylord Opryland atrium
Selfie Spots
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Selfie Spots

icon Complimentary
Shoot your shot with this self-guided selfie tour. Stop, smile, and don't forget to share using #Opryland.
Monster Mash Bash
Monster Mash Bash
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Monster Mash Bash

icon September 10 - October 28, 2022
icon Complimentary
Brooms, bats, black cats - oh my! Guests can jack o'lantern jive, skeleton shuffle, or just enjoy a bashing good time at the Monster Mash Bash dance party.
Spraying fountains in Delta Atrium at Gaylord Opryland
Delta Atrium Light & Fountain Show
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Delta Atrium Light & Fountain Show

icon September 10 - October 31, 2022
icon Complimentary

Enjoy a mesmerizing water show of lights and music set to choreographed water and fountains in the Spooky Atrium & Light Show. At the Fantasy & Folklore display, get lost in the show's magic.

Jack-o'-lantern Walk
Jack-o'-lantern Walk
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Jack-o'-lantern Walk

icon September 10 - October 31, 2022
icon Complimentary
Transport yourself to a world of Halloween fun and stroll through a display of dozens of creatively decorated and carved jack-o'-lanterns. Snap a few photos for inspiration to carve your own at home.
Bedtime Stories with Morgana
Bedtime Stories with Morgana
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Bedtime Stories with Morgana

icon September 10 - October 31, 2022
icon Complimentary
Put on your PJs and listen to a bedtime story from Morgana and Grimm the Goblin. Listen as they share Spookley the Square Pumpkin's story about how being different can save the day.
Boo-tanical Garden Tour
Boo-tanical Garden Tour
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Boo-tanical Garden Tour

icon September 10-October 31, 2022
icon Complimentary
Perfect for those with a green thumb. This self-guided tour is a great way to learn about our extraordinary flora while strolling through the resort, but be on the lookout - you never know what will Boo beside you!
Girl looking at open book
Paint Me A Fairytale Painting Experience
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Paint Me A Fairytale Painting Experience

icon March - May
icon Ticketed
Bursts of color and flashes of magic bring classic fairytales to life in this interactive painting extravaganza & storytelling adventure. Be drawn into the magic as Mother Goose herself helps kids of all ages paint to life some of your storybook favorites!
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Sunshine & Sprinkles Cookie Decorating
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Sunshine & Sprinkles Cookie Decorating

icon March - May
icon Ticketed
Sweet springtime treats are ready to adorn and achieve confection perfection! Decorate delicious cookies and take them home to enjoy in this creative, interactive hands-on activity.
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Spring-A-Long Scavenger Hunt
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Spring-A-Long Scavenger Hunt

icon March - May
icon Ticketed
Buzz & Blossom are bursting with excitement as they navigate Gaylord Opryland. Search high and low for clues throughout the resort to solve the scavenger hunt puzzles and receive a prize
Easter Bunny in front of foliage in atrium
Easter Bunny Meet & Greet
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Easter Bunny Meet & Greet

icon March - May
icon Varies based on package selection

The Easter Bunny has checked in to Gaylord Opryland. Hop by this fun meet-and-greet and capture the moment with photo packages by DEI.

Delta Atrium

Saturdays & Sundays, 10am - 2pm

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Delta Boat Egg-stra Fun Cruise
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Delta Boat Egg-stra Fun Cruise

icon March - May
icon Ticketed
This is not your traditional Egg Hunt! Search for oversized eggs during a Delta Riverboat Co. flatboat ride. Can you count them all?
Girl in tutu
Spring A Long Dance Party
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Spring A Long Dance Party

icon March - May
icon Complimentary

Put a spring in your step and hop along to your favorite tunes at the Spring Along Dance Party in the Delta Atrium.

Fridays & Saturdays, 7:30pm - 9:30pm

Horse drawn carriage in lights
Spring Carriage Rides
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Spring Carriage Rides

icon March - May
icon Ticketed
Experience a private horse-drawn carriage ride in this approximately 12-minute experience sure to delight the entire family.
Bloomin' Boat Ride
Bloomin' Boat Ride
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Bloomin' Boat Ride

icon March - May
icon Ticketed
Spring is in the air, alive, and in full bloom! Travel down a scenic river winding through Gaylord Opryland Resort's beautiful 4.5-acre Delta Atrium. Take in the natural beauty while learning about the resort's plants and fish and have all your questions about our Nashville resort and its many activities answered. 
Gumballs in carousel game
Spring Family Fun Zone
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Spring Family Fun Zone

icon March - May
icon Varies on activation

Let your inner kid blossom with games, crafts, cookie decorating, and more! It's fun for the whole family!

Delta Atrium

Friday - Saturday, 10am - 8pm Sunday, 10am - 2pm

Woman reading book on stone wall in atrium gardens
Bedtime Bunny Tales
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Bedtime Bunny Tales

icon March - May
icon Complimentary

Put on your PJs and get tucked in for a fun family tale before you go to bed in the comfort of your room.

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Dining Specials and Events
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Celebrate the season with a romantic dinner, casual round of drinks with friends, or a spectacular holiday feast with family.
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Winterfest
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Winterfest

icon January - February

See Gaylord Opryland transform into the perfect winter getaway during its annual Winterfest. Discover fun for the whole family as you step outside and skate or tube across the ice, explore nine acres of extraordinary garden atriums on a Jack Frost-themed scavenger hunt, or relax in an 84-degree oasis at SoundWaves. Explore our lineup below and reserve your room and tickets now for your wintertime escape.

Large Guitar Decoration hanging above gardens at Gaylord Opryland in Nashville, TN
SO. MUCH. CHRISTMAS.
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SO. MUCH. CHRISTMAS.

icon November 11, 2022 – January 1, 2023

Don't miss the return of ICE!, the holiday wonderland of your dreams, featuring the classic tale of Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, told in awe-inspiring ice sculptures. You'll unwrap timeless traditions, see millions of twinkling lights, and discover Christmas magic around every corner at Gaylord Opryland Resort.

Slip, slide, and glide all winter long. The whole family will enjoy the wintery weather with thrilling activities, frosty adventures, and more. JANUARY THROUGH FEBRUARY
Chart a course and discover thrilling water attractions, princess-themed activities, and buccaneer-inspired adventures during summer of more. MAY THROUGH AUGUST
Family fun never ends during Goblins & Giggles events and activities. Find quality time with spooktacular adventures to enjoy together, all without leaving the resort. SEPTEMBER THROUGH OCTOBER
Find everything your family is looking for this season - hours of Christmas activities to enjoy, the beloved Gaylord Hotels tradition, ICE! featuring Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer™, themed dining outlets, holiday shopping, and more. NOVEMBER THROUGH DECEMBER
Find fun scavenger hunts, artful activities like cookie decorating and painting experiences, and everything your family needs to spring it on! MARCH THROUGH APRIL